[arch-mirrors] about mirror issues

Ionuț Bîru ibiru at archlinux.org
Fri Jul 30 10:34:29 EDT 2010

On 07/29/2010 02:18 PM, Andrew V Korovin wrote:
> Ionut Biru wrote:
>> Hi,
>> i'm contacting on behalf of arch linux developers.
>> Your emails is listed on the contact list for mirror
>> http://archlinux.freeside.ru/ . We noticed that the mirror was last
>> synced in 7 january.
>> You have problems syncing?
>> Also i want to inform that now we have a dedicated list for admins for
>> mirrors in which they can talk with us and inform on every issues or
>> discussion on how can we improve mirroring.
>> http://mailman.archlinux.org/mailman/listinfo/arch-mirrors
> i`am still actually mirror? my mirror have error @ERROR: access denied
> to ftp from rack.freeside.ru (
> rsync error: error starting client-server protocol (code 5) at
> main.c(1296) [receiver=2.6.8]

sorry for my first reply. i was in a hurry and didn't give you a lot of 
useful information.

Couples of days ago we removed access for all non tier 1 mirrors and we 
did announce this action more than one month ago.

To start syncing again use one of the tier 1 mirrors documented here:


In addition i want to know which server did you choose and encourage you 
to join arch-mirrors mailing list and ask any additional.


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